British Executions

Harry Dobkin

Age: 49

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 27 Jan 1943

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


Harry Dobkin was convicted of the murder of his wife Rachel Dobkin 47.

It was thought that he killed and dismembered her in the Vauxhall Baptist Chapel, Kennington Lane, London on Friday 11 April 1941.

Her body was later found during demolition work on 17 July 1942.

see Vauxhall Civic society

see Aberdeen Evening Express - Monday 07 March 1955